HIT AND RUN is a comedy about a young couple ('Kristen Bell' and 'Dax Shepard') that risks it all when they leave their small town life and embark on a road trip that may lead them towards the opportunity of a lifetime. Their fast-paced road trip grows awkwardly complicated and hilarious when they are chased by a friend from the past ('Bradley Cooper'), a federal marshal ('Tom Arnold') and a band of misfits. Written by
Open Road Films
Dax Shepard, Bradley Cooper, and David Koechner appeared in The Comebacks (2007). See more »
When Gil is reading about the robberies in the newspaper, the article states the names as "Alexander Dmitri and Noel Hoddges", however for the rest of the film Noel is never mentioned and seems to have been replaced by "Allen". See more »
Let It Whip
Written by Reginald Andrews and Ndugu Chancler (as Leon Chancler)
Performed by The Dazz Band (as Dazz Band)
Published by Ujima Music and Hey Skimo Publishing Company
Courtesy of Cleopatra Records
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Dax Shepard is former getaway driver Charlie Bronson in Witness Protection. However, he leaves it all to help his girlfriend (Kristen Bell) get to Los Angeles. This leaves the feds and Charlie's former gang in hot pursuit.
The plot is almost unimportant. It's just an excuse for Dax to have some fun with his car. Dax and Kristen seem to have a lot of fun. That chemistry saves this mess. Tom Arnold is incredibly annoying. There's also Michael Rosenbaum and Bradley Cooper plus many many other characters.
There was one funny scene of hilarious talk of prison rape worthy of a Tarantino script. Other than that, you'd have to really love cars or Dax driving the cars.
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